Remains of rare prehistoric crocodile found in Denmark

May 14, 2019 - General

The white cliffs of Stevns Klint are at the centre of yet another mesmerising palaeontological find following a discovery at the UNESCO Heritage site.

Thoracosaurus teeth and armour plates with rendering of the
prehistoric sea crocodile [Credit: Jesper Milàn]Inside a block of chalk, the locally-based amateur geologist Peter Bennicke discovered the remains of a crocodile that existed some 66 million years ago. The find includes two…

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